Ethical Problems in Clinical Practice: The Ethical Reasoning of Health Care Professionals

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Manchester University Press, 1997 - Medical - 222 pages
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This new study provides a thorough analysis of the ethical reasoning of doctors and nurses. Based on extensive interviews, Soren Holm's work demonstrates how qualitative research methods can be used to study ethical reasoning, and that the results of such studies are important for normative ethics, that is, the analysis of how health care professionals ought to act.
 

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Contents

a defence of descriptive ethics
23
The scientific status of qualitative research
40
a core notion in the ethical
76
Ethical decisionmaking and the organisation
167
From description to action
208
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